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Wednesday, 14 February 2018

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Green open-access does NOT mean delayed or non-commercial 

Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week [23:49:28]  recommend  recommend this post  info
Open-access journalist Richard Poynder posted a really good interview today with the Gates Foundation’s Associate Officer of Knowledge & Research Services, Ashley Farley. I feel bad about picking on one fragment of it, but I really can’t let this bit pass: RP: As you said, Gates-funded research publications must now have a CC BY licence attached. They

Wagner, 1902. Die mineralogisch-geologische Durchforschung Sachsens in ihrer geschichtlichen Entwickelung [23:34:57]  recommend  recommend this post  (50 visits) info
Paul Wagner, 1903. Die mineralogisch-geologische Durchforschung Sachsens in ihrer geschichtlichen Entwickelung. Sitzungsberichte und Abhandlungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft ISIS (Burdach) Dresden 1902:

Bug Love! The Art Of Finding A Mate In The Insect World 

BEYONDbones [23:32:00]  recommend  recommend this post  info
  Every year on Valentine’s Day, we in the Cockrell Butterfly Center like to think about all our favorite insects and the methods they use to find mates. From special pheromones to elaborate mating rituals, [...]

Hydrothermal activity creates dangerous ice cave in Hofsjökull volcano 

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [21:55:22]  recommend  recommend this post  info
Hydrothermal activity has formed a ice cave in Hofsjökull glacier (volcano details here). According to an announcement by Icelandic Met Office this ice cave is dangerous due to sulphur (SO2) pollution and [...]

SIPA Israel Delegation Trip: Cooperation through Sustainability 

State of the Planet [20:27:45]  recommend  recommend this post  info
This student-led initiative takes graduate students to Israel for a rich exchange of ideas. This year's trip focused on environmentalism, resource management, and climate

Finishing the GPS Scouting 

State of the Planet [19:12:29]  recommend  recommend this post  info
We drove through the hills of Sylhet passed rice fields and tea plantations, and through woods looking for appropriate spots to install our GPS

Warum der Meeresboden in Bewegung gerät 

Gunnars Geo-Blog [17:44:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (32 visits) info
     Wenn Meeresboden den Halt verliert und in Bewegung gerät, geschieht das oft in deutlich größeren Dimensionen als bei Erdrutschen an Land – und an viel flacheren Hängen. Gleichzeitig können die [...]

Citizen Scientists Helping Protect Water Quality and Measure Impact of Climate Change 

Lake Scientist [17:18:25]  recommend  recommend this post  info
Citizen science matters: these two Michigan projects illustrate the importance of citizen science in the realm of water quality and climate change research. The post Citizen Scientists Helping Protect Water [...]

Sekelumit tentang Bendung Katulampa 

Dogeng Geology [15:59:59]  recommend  recommend this post  info
🙁 “Bulek, Bendung Katulampa itu yang suka bikin Jakarta banjir yaa?” opens in a new window)😊 “Husssh, bukan si Katulampa yang bikin banjir Jakarta Thole. Bendung Katulampa hanya berfungsi untuk [...]

El arcoíris mesozoico de Windy Flamingo 

Koprolitos [12:40:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (13 visits) info
Windy Flamingo, cuyo verdadero nombre es Tasha Mukanik, es una ilustradora de Alberta (Canadá). Desde 2014, lleva publicando semanalmente el cómic "The Sanity Circus" en la web SSP Comics, de la que es [...]

Climate Science Day 2018 

Speaking of Geoscience [22:20:36]  recommend  recommend this post  (31 visits) info
By Lindsay Davis, GSA Science Policy Fellow On 30-31 January, scientists from around the country gathered for the eighth annual Climate Science Day, an event that facilitates visits for scientists

Citizen Outreach and River Education in India 

Riparian Rap [20:41:49]  recommend  recommend this post  info
Little River is excited to see our second Emriver model in India! The The post Citizen Outreach and River Education in India appeared first on Little River Research &

Una nueva técnica para estudiar trilobites con poco relieve 

WeBlog Aragosaurus [19:29:00]  recommend  recommend this post  info
Se acaba de presentar en la revista Scientific Reports un trabajo liderado por un antiguo estudiante de la Universidad de Zaragoza, el Dr. Jorge Esteve donde se desarrolla una técnica que permite el estudio [...]

Upcoming Scientific Fieldwork: 2018 and Beyond 

State of the Planet [18:58:08]  recommend  recommend this post  info
On every continent and every ocean, Earth Institute researchers are studying climate, geology, natural hazards, ecology and more. Here is a list of projects in rough chronological

A Day in Pompeii - Full-length animation 

Gunnars Geo-Blog [17:41:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (35 visits) info

Formação da Lourinhã 

Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal [16:51:00]  recommend  recommend this post  info
A unidade geológica conhecida como "Formação da Lourinhã" foi objecto de um artigo científico no último volume da revista Ciências da Terra / Earth Sciences Journal, num trabalho de colaboração entre [...]

EL NATURALISTA O lo que dan de sí una salud prusiana y una curiosidad inagotable 

episcophagus [12:41:00]  recommend  recommend this post  info
Quiero hablaros de un personaje fascinante, cuya biografía daría para llenar varias vidas. Hoy en día el gran público apenas sabe de su existencia, pero en su momento sus obras cambiaron el modo en el que [...]

I vantaggi nell'integrazione fra gli strumenti a terra e quelli satellitari per lo studio delle frane: il caso di una miniera a cielo aperto 

scienzeedintorni [00:13:00]  recommend  recommend this post  info
I dati ottenuti con l'interferometria radar rappresenta oggi uno dei migliori sistemi per la sorveglianza delle frane e di qualsiasi movimento del terreno. Mi sono già occupato della cosa due anni fa, ai [...] | Impressum